Project information

Young Parents Support

This project is for young people who are also parents (under 25 years) providing practical and emotional support, helping empower them to develop parenting skills, budgeting, healthy relationships, healthy eating, housing support and much more!

August 2017 - July 2018

Charity information: South Central Youth Limited

South Central Youth Limited logo
  • Need

    Need

    This project will reduce isolation experienced by many young parents, reduce issues of domestic violence, obesity in children and improve children's welfare

    Solution

    Upskilling young parents

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Reduce isolation

    Activities

    » Weekly group meetings

    number of attendees at the group


    Aim 2

    Improve social cohesion

    Activities

    » Group discussions

    Engagement in activities


  • Impact

    Impact

    Providing young parents with a platform of support, that will reduce isolation and improve social cohesion, confidence, welfare and these outcomes will be demonstrated via the Life Effectiveness questionnaire

    Risk

    low attendance and we would improve marketing and publicity

    Reporting

    Regular updates

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £5,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £5,000 parenting workshops Providing and developing the sessions for young people

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    Bright Futures £10,000 Conditional
  • Background

    Location

    Lambeth in South London

    Beneficiaries

    Young Parents under 25 years

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    SCY have been delivering projects in the area for 12 years and we have a social worker and counsellor to deliver the project

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Myra Joseph

    Social Worker

    Maryam Abdikarim

    Counsellor